1. James Harden Drains Step-Back 3, Shimmies to Celebrate

    Milwaukee Bucks swingman Giannis Antetokounmpo was responsible for several highlights during Wednesday's game against the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center, but he couldn't prevent James Harden from guiding the hosts to a comfortable win...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 months ago 890 reads 0 comments

  2. James Harden and 2 Brooklyn Nets Defenders Participate in Rare Triple-Flop

    We've all heard of a triple-double, but have you ever heard of a triple-flop? James Harden drove to the paint against Brooklyn Nets defenders Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Quincy Acy and exaggerated the contact, falling to the floor...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 7 months ago 77,913 reads 82 comments

  3. Midseason Player Grades for Each Houston Rockets Player

    Houston Rockets fans are about to get that feeling proud parents have when their kid brings home a better report card than they could have possibly expected. That’s because they are a better team than anyone expected...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 7 months ago 6,796 reads 9 comments

  4. James Harden Has 2 Triple-Doubles This Season with 40 Points and 15 Rebounds

    Fact: James Harden had 40 points, 15 rebounds and 10 assists in the Rockets ' 121-114 win over the Hornets on Tuesday night, his second triple-double this season with at least 40 points and 15 rebounds...

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  5. James Harden Says Eric Gordon Is an 'All-Star for Sure'; Does He Have a Case?

    HOUSTON — The definition of "NBA All-Star" can sometimes be a moving target. Superstars like LeBron James, Russell Westbrook , Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry and James Harden are no-brainers; they're all locks for a ticket to New Orleans...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 8 months ago 9,113 reads 9 comments

  6. Low-Key Trevor Ariza Is Critical to High-Octane Houston Rockets

    Trevor Ariza doesn't do a lot of talking. He's reserved, reticent and often a reluctant interviewee. He doesn't get too high or too low. He doesn't get loud, boisterous, shaken or taken out of his game...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 8 months ago 9,815 reads 9 comments

  7. James Harden Helps Solidify Rockets Win with Triple-Double

    James Harden is on fire this season. On Friday, the Houston Rockets guard had his seventh triple-double of the 2016-17 campaign...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 8 months ago 950 reads 0 comments

  8. Best Potential 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline Targets for Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets keep winning as the calendar year closes. They are doing so with a tremendous amount of chemistry and cohesiveness as James Harden and head coach Mike D’Antoni have been a beautiful fit...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 8 months ago 12,822 reads 2 comments

  9. Trevor Ariza, James Harden, Rockets Tried to Confront Salah Mejri After Game

    Rockets forward Trevor Ariza waited outside the Dallas Mavericks locker room for center Salah Mejri following Houston's testy 123-107 win Tuesday, according to Calvin Watkins of ESPN...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 151,045 reads 204 comments

  10. Will Clint Capela's Injury Hijack Houston Rockets' Scoring Attack?

    It all comes down to energy. It sounds simple, dismissive even. But what Clint Capela gives the Houston Rockets — more than alley-oop finishes, more than tip-ins ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 8 months ago 6,040 reads 6 comments

  11. Patrick Beverley Says He Is Best Defensive Player in NBA This Season

    It's only December, but Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley is already kicking his Defensive Player of the Year candidacy into high gear. " I'm the best guard in this league, defensively, man, hands down," Beverley said Tuesday, per ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 8,171 reads 55 comments

  12. Clint Capela Injury: Updates on Rockets Center's Broken Fibula and Return

    The Houston Rockets announced Dec. 20 that center Clint Capela suffered a broken fibula against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Dec. 17, per Sam Amick of USA Today ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 14,746 reads 35 comments

  13. Rockets Made Most 3s by a Team in a Regular-Season Game in NBA History

    Fact: The Houston Rockets made 24 three-pointers in their 122-100 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday night, the most threes made by a team in a regular-season game in NBA history...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 8 months ago 6,367 reads 0 comments

  14. Rockets Set NBA Record for Most 3-Pointers in Game vs. Pelicans

    The Houston Rockets proved Friday night that there is another team in the Western Conference that can shoot from deep like the Golden State Warriors ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 18,448 reads 64 comments

  15. Quarter-Season Grades for Each Houston Rockets Player

    The Houston Rockets are not only surpassing preseason expectations more than a quarter of the way through the 2016-17 campaign, they’re getting stronger in the process. After a Dec...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 8 months ago 4,975 reads 10 comments

  16. Mike D'Antoni's Magic Is Working Again with the Houston Rockets

    Now that the Houston Rockets are flying high again—they boast a 19-7 record, are tied for third place in the Western Conference and average an NBA -leading 14...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 8 months ago 19,078 reads 23 comments

  17. Houston Rockets' Patrick Beverley Chest-Bumps Coach Mike D'Antoni

    On Friday, Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley put enough pressure on Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook to foil his attempt to take the lead with nine seconds remaining...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 8 months ago 3,396 reads 0 comments

  18. Houston Rockets' Sam Dekker Mercilessly Dunks on Thunder's Enes Kanter

    Sam Dekker didn't waste any time adding to his highlight reel during Friday's game between the Houston Rockets and Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 8 months ago 6,345 reads 5 comments

  19. Donatas Motiejunas, Rockets Remain in Talks over New Contract

    The Houston Rockets and forward Donatas Motiejunas reportedly came to terms on a four-year contract worth $35 million on Dec. 9 but have yet to announce the agreement after issues with his physical...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 14,865 reads 35 comments

  20. The Curious Case of Donatas Motiejunas and the Houston Rockets

    HOUSTON – The Donatas Motiejunas saga continues. Less than 24 hours after the Houston Rockets matched an offer sheet to retain his restricted free agent rights, the Lithuanian-born ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 8 months ago 16,767 reads 38 comments

  21. Donatas Motiejunas' Nets Offer Sheet Matched by Rockets: Details, Reaction

    The Houston Rockets matched the offer sheet from the Brooklyn Nets and re-signed forward Donatas Motiejunas on Monday, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical and Mark Berman of Fox 26...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 35,662 reads 73 comments

  22. James Harden Breaks Down His Game in New Adidas Harden Vol. 1 Ad

    James Harden is detailing what it takes to cook like he does in his new Adidas spot. In an advertisement for his upcoming sneaker collaboration with Adidas, the Harden Vol. 1, Harden breaks down the recipe to his game...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 9 months ago 1,625 reads 0 comments

  23. Why Patrick Beverley Matters to the Houston Rockets

    Just in case anyone forgot, Patrick Beverley is a grown ass man. Tough, combative, unrelenting and unapologetic in doling out the kind of on-ball defensive menace that never relaxes, ...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 9 months ago 3,872 reads 7 comments

  24. Inside James Harden's Signature Shoe Release Day

    HOUSTON — It all started with a note. Before James Harden became a four-time NBA All-Star. Before he was voted onto three All-NBA teams for the ridiculous number of points he puts up after shaking defenders with his patented stepback of death...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 9 months ago 8,078 reads 5 comments

  25. Donatas Motiejunas, Rockets Agree to New Contract

    Donatas Motiejunas and the Houston Rockets have agreed to a new contract. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the sides agreed to a four-year, $35 million deal after the Rockets pulled their offer sheet...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 49,380 reads 54 comments